• Experiments in the Revival of Organisms - 1940


WARNING:  This picture may be disturbing to some viewers.  It shows video of a severed canines head as part of the USSR experiment (not the act of severing, just a head that has been severed and connected to a machine).

Experiments in the Revival of Organisms is a 1940 motion picture which documents Soviet research into the resuscitation of clinically dead organisms. It is available from the Prelinger Archives, and it is in the public domain. The British scientist J. B. S. Haldane appears in the film's introduction and narrates the film, which contains Russian text with English applied next to, or over the top of, the Russian. The operations are credited to Doctor Sergei S.
Bryukhonenko. [wikipedia]